Adaptive Structures and Material Systems Award

The Adaptive Structures and Material Systems Award recognizes significant contributions to the sciences and technologies associated with adaptive structures and/or materials systems. The award is intended to honor a lifetime of achievement and sustained impact in the field and is given only to a senior researcher.

The winner is asked to give a plenary lecture at the annual ASME Smart Materials Adaptive Structures and Integrated Systems conference.

The Adaptive Structures and Material Systems Prize was established in 1993 by the Aerospace Division and operated as a divisional award until 2014, when it was elevated to a Society Award as the Adaptive Structures and Material Systems Award.

Form of Award: $2000, Vermeil Medal and Certificate.
Limitation(s): Must be a senior researcher who has made a significant contribution to the field of adaptive structures and material systems.
Administrative Responsibility: Adaptive Structures and Materials Systems branch Executive Committee of the Aerospace Division.
Nomination Deadline: December 1
Nomination Sent To: Adaptive Structures & Material Systems Award Committee Chair (send complete form, with reference letters, as a single PDF).
Committee Chair: R. Smith
Phone Number: 919-515-7552
E-mail: rsmith@ncsu.edu
Awarded By: Committee on Honors (COH)

Adaptive Structures and Material Systems Award Recipients

2016 Ralph C. Smith
2017 Marcelo J. Dapino
2018 Diann Brei
2019 Nancy L. Johnson

Winners of the Adaptive Structures and Materials Systems Prize (Division Level)

2019 Nancy L. Johnson
2014 Michael I. Friswell
2013 Alison B. Flatau
2012 Norman M. Wereley
2011 Christopher S. Lynch
2010 Jay Kudva
2009 Amr Baz
2008 Kon-Well Wang
2007 Roger Ohayon
2006 Dimitris C. Lagoudas
2005 Kenji Uchino
2004 Greg Carman
2003 Y. Matsuzaki
2002 Ephrahim Garcia
2001 Inderjit Chopra
2000 Daniel Inman
1999 Robert Newnham
1998 Richard Claus
1997 Edward Crawley
1996 Junji Tani
1995 Eric Cross
1994 Ben Wada
1993 Craig Rogers

Resources

Achievement Nomination Form

Nomination Instructions